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Capital Markets

SEAN CALDWELL - President of Capital Markets

Sean graduated from the University of North Texas where he studied Entrepreneurship and Business Management. Since 2010, Sean has been building his technical knowledge of the oil and gas mineral and royalty industry. Having experience on both the acquisitions and capital funding arms for several privately held energy firms, Sean has become a great resource to accredited investors across the country looking to access institutional grade royalty assets without the institutional minimums.

Mr. Caldwell has successfully offered and funded over one billion in royalty property over the last decade. Sean brings a strong understanding of 1031 exchange eligible structures and strategies to the Montego Mineral programs. He has worked with more than 20,000 financial advisors over the years looking to diversify client assets away from traditional brick and mortar real estate and into minerals through both cash and 1031 proceeds. In his spare time, Sean enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf and ice hockey.


Brittany Schmitt - Director of Investor Relations

Brittany Pickle Schmitt, a summa cum laude graduate of Texas Christian University in 2011, specialized in visual communications and brand marketing. With over a decade of dedicated experience, she has cultivated her expertise in communication and enhancing client engagement through roles at prestigious marketing firms.

Currently serving as the Executive Director of Investor Relations at Montego, Brittany plays a pivotal role in shaping the narrative of the organization. Her focus extends to diligent investor communication and education, strategic brand management, and the formulation of robust marketing strategies. Leveraging her background in visual communications, she navigates the intricate intersection of finance and brand, ensuring a seamless and compelling investor experience under her leadership.


AUDREY STRINGFIELD - Director of Operations – Capital Markets

Audrey studied Health and Sports Sciences at the University of Oklahoma before pursuing a career in visual merchandising working for several major retailers. She then spent 8 years in Europe and the Middle East serving in leadership roles on the boards of several non-profit organizations while also founding and operating a successful small international business. Upon her family’s return to the US, she continued to grow her small enterprise before joining the Montego Capital Markets team. When Audrey is not busy supporting her children’s athletic and extra-curricular pursuits, she enjoys travel, golf, live music, college sports, and the color pink.


PRESTON ELLISON - Business Development Associate

Preston is a 2022 graduate of Southern Methodist University with a B.S. in Sports Management and Applied Physiology. As a former student-athlete, Preston brings unique teamwork, discipline, and strategic thinking to the table. Preston has a deep-rooted understanding of the oil and gas industry, stemming from his upbringing in Odessa, TX, situated in the heart of the Permian Basin. In his role as a Business Development Associate, Preston is committed to delivering value and driving success for his clients and company alike.